Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 2 days ago

Honoring The Life of Olivia

“Don’t worry about me, because I know who my Father is and I am going to be all right,” Psalms 23rd Scripture.“May the Work I’ve Done Speak for Me” an iconic hymn.Both Biblical references were the guiding themes of Olivia Driver Lindsay.Lindsay was...

Southeast / Alabama - 3 days ago

Nat Turner Weekend Planned In Southampton County

SOUTHAMPTON, VANAT TURNER DAY weekend will be held on Saturday and Sunday, August 18-19th on Nat Turner’s birth land in Southampton County, Virginia.  This year infuses the first-ever NAT TURNER LIBRARY MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL into the annual cele...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

Norfolk’s Police Chief Honored By Peers

NORFOLKNorfolk Police Chief Larry Boone received the Eric Holder Leadership Award from the  National Organization of Black Law EnforcementExecutives   (NOBLE) on July 30According to a report by NEWS Ch. 3’s  Barbara Ciara, Boone was honored for his...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

Five Cigar Smokers Develop New Cigar Line

By Curtis Bunn, Urban News Service As a young man, Greg Willis bonded with his father by sitting on the front porch with him and smoking a cigar. He cherished that time, and, over the years, gained an affinity for robustos. Those intimate father-son...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

3 Lead In Race For Conyers’ Seat

DETROIT, MIThree candidates have emerged as frontrunners in the Aug. 7 primary for the vacated congressional seat of former U.S. Rep. John Conyers Jr., who resigned over sexual harassment allegations on Dec. 5, 2017 after spending more than a half-c...